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Bette Davis (1908-1989) is regarded as one of …

Bette Davis (1908-1989) is regarded as one of the greatest actresses in Hollywood history, with an extensive filmography spanning several decades. She was the first woman to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Film Institute.

She won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice, and was the first person to be nominated for an Academy Award a total of 10 times. In 1941 she became the first female president of the Academy.